Here is the latest Alabama sports news from The Associated Press
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Former Auburn and Arkansas State running back Michael Dyer says he is hopeful that a third university will give him a chance to play football. Dyer has earned a two-year degree and tells ESPN that he wants to play college ball rather than enter the NFL supplemental draft. He says he wants to clear his name after drug- and weapon-related run-ins.
ATLANTA (AP) — Chris Johnson's two-run, go-ahead double was the big hit in a four-run sixth inning that helped the Braves to a 11-3 win over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday night. The Braves set a season high with 16 hits and matched their high for runs.
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia sophomore kicker Marshall Morgan is facing a possible suspension following his arrest for boating under the influence. According to Putnam County Sherriff's Chief Deputy Russell Blenk, Morgan was arrested Saturday night on Lake Sinclair by a Georgia Department of Natural Resources officer.
HOUSTON (AP) — IndyCar team owner A.J. Foyt will miss Sunday's race at Pocono after having hip replacement surgery Monday in Houston. The four-time Indianapolis 500 winner has not attended an IndyCar race since Fort Worth on June 8 after a fall at his ranch left him with significant pain in his left leg.